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The Real Story Behind Sheriff Baca's Resignation: Full Disclosure Network® TV-Internet Series

WASHINGTON, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In "the news behind the news," Lt. Patrick Gomez (ret.), a 31-year veteran of the Sheriff's Department, questions where the large amounts of money seized from drug dealers have gone, stating that account balances in the Narcotics Asset Forfeiture Fund show it's not there. Watch the 1-minute preview video here  in a Full Disclosure Network ® Exclusive Investigative Report. Gomez charges L. A. County Sheriff Lee Baca with encouraging unethical and criminal behavior for Baca's strict policy specifying seized money can't be counted at the time of seizure. Gomez notes that Sheriff Sherman Block instituted a policy of having seizure money counted immediately to establish a chain of command, after 10 deputies were indicted for taking money for personal use. Baca changed that policy in 2009, and Gomez wants to know why. He asks where the money is, who took it, and believes it's been diverted higher up the food chain, perhaps even to Baca. Watch the video and full segment here. http://www.fulldisclosure.net/2014/01/sheriffs-resignation-real-reason-vb126/

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The Emmy Award-winning Full Disclosure Network® is "The News Behind the News," focusing on the crucial issues confronting the U.S. today. Experts in diverse fields present their observations of local, state, federal and international actions and policies that directly affect the public. The wide range of subjects include LASD Sgt. Richard Valdemar (ret.), International Gang Specialist, "L.A. County Jail Worse Than Gitmo?"; attorney Sterling "Ernie" Norris and attorney Paul Orfanedes, Director of Litigation, Judicial Watch, "Politics of Judicial Pay-offs"; Ron Kaye, former Editor, Los Angeles Daily News, "L.A.'s Political Football," and many more informative, one-on-one interviews. Since 1992, the Full Disclosure Network® programming has been featured on public cable channels and on the Internet at www.Fulldisclosure.net

What Is The Full Disclosure Network(R)? for more information about the Emmy Award-winning Producer/Host Leslie Dutton and Producer TJ Johnston. 

http://www.fulldisclosure.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/OnePagerForReleases4-14-13.pdf

Related Links:

Ethics Officer Reveals L.A. Sheriff's Corruption & Inmate Beatings

http://www.fulldisclosure.net/2014/01/ethics-officer-reveals-lasd-corruption-inmate-beatings-647-1/

Attorneys MUM: Why Case Against Baca-Tanaka "Dismissed With Prejudice," Now Represent Tanaka's Supporters

http://www.fulldisclosure.net/2013/10/deputys-attorneys-mum-why-case-against-baca-dismissed-with-prejudice/

Contact: Helga Gendell 310-822-4449   www.fulldisclosure.net  

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